Jessica Cooksey, MD

Pulmonary Medicine (Pulmonology), Critical Care Medicine, Sleep Medicine | More

Assistant Professor of Medicine Associate Director, Sleep Medicine Fellowship Program

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Jessica Cooksey, MD, is a pulmonologist with a focus on critical care medicine, pulmonary disease and sleep medicine at the University of Chicago Medicine. Dr. Cooksey has a special interest in treating respiratory sleep disorders, as well as non-respiratory sleep disorders, such as narcolepsy, parasomnias, restless leg syndrome and circadian rhythm disorders.

She attended medical school at the University of Maryland. Dr. Cooksey advanced her medical training by completing a residency at Columbia University Medical Center and a fellowship in sleep medicine at the University of Chicago. She also pursued a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care at Harvard Medical School.

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • University of Maryland School of Medicine


  • Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • University of Chicago Medicine
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Board Certifications

  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English